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Lot 2038 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2038 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu "British Occupation" opts on Italian East Africa Pictorials set 10c/5c-10L/5L. (These opts on Italian postage stamps, & also on revenue stamps, were prepared on orders of the South African forces that had captured the region. But due to objections from London were never issued & most of the stock was destroyed). Superb MUH. Unlisted in SG but fully listed in Italian catalogues & mentioned in Robson Lowe Encyclopedia. Sass 1-9 cat €5000+ & underpriced as it is a very rare set. Almost never offered, especially MUH. 1957 Alberto Diena AIEP & 2011 Ceremuga photo-certs. (9) (P) Estimate A$3500

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2033 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2033 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

1942 MEF opt KGVI 2d orange vertical pr with opt type M2 at top & type 2a below. Superb fresh MUH. SG M7b cat £425. (P) Estimate A$500

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2039 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2039 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu "British Occupation" opts on Italian East Africa Pictorials set of BLACK opts 20c/10c-2L/1L, as normal set has red opts on these vals. (These opts on Italian postage stamps, & also on revenue stamps, were prepared on orders of the South African forces that had captured the region. But due to objections from London were never issued & most of the stock was destroyed). VF MUH. Unlisted in SG but fully listed in Italian catalogues & mentioned in Robson Lowe Encyclopedia. Sass 2/I - 7/I cat €11,000+ = A$17,000+. Very rare & almost never offered, especially as MUH. 2010 Raybaudi photo-cert. (5) (P) Estimate A$5000

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2034 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2034 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

1942 MEF opt KGVI 2d orange, 13mm opt, irregular letters. VF fresh MUH. SG M7a cat £80, Sass 2/I cat €110. (P) Estimate A$100

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2040 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2040 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Somalia: 1948 BMA opt 2sh50cts on 2/6, variety misplaced stop. Superb fresh MLH. SG S19a cat £130. (P) Estimate A$160

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies